As a yoga practitioner Kelly teaches and practices in the spirit of Tantra; yoga as an embodied art form, a holistic, ever-evolving practice for living and a powerful, therapeutic tool for achieving greater alignment on all levels.
Kelly is a certified yoga therapist (C-IAYT), and registered yoga teacher (E-RYT-500). Kelly holds a Diploma of Yoga Therapy (DYT), and an Advanced Yoga Teacher Training Certificate from Pacific Rim College in Victoria, BC. Her teaching unites advanced training in the therapeutic, technical and spiritual applications of yoga with an in-depth knowledge of eastern & western anatomy, patho-physiology, movement rehabilitation and somatic & transpersonal psychology.
Kelly is also a Yoga Alliance Certified Education provider (YACEP), a certified Trauma Center Trauma Sensitive Yoga Facilitator (TCTSY-F), and a certified Y12SR (Yoga of 12 Step Recovery) Leader. Kelly holds certifications in Yin Yoga, Kundalini Yoga, Thai Massage, and Ayurveda.
Kelly currently works as a yoga therapist at The Haven Institute, Gabriola Island, BC., where she offers seasonal yoga classes, one to one yoga therapy sessions, as well as seasonal, and therapeutic programs.